If beautifully color-coordinated islands, pristine beaches, high cliffs, cluster of monasteries and archaeological ruins can be seen at one place, it is nowhere other than Greece in Europe. The mainland of Greece boasts of the protective embrace of mountains while the country surrounded by several islands has a world of its own with a rich cultural heritage, breathtaking landscapes, historic places abound and lively nightlife amid scores of delicious dishes and a plethora of seemingly untouched and natural beauty of the many islands.
Here are some must-visit places in Greece that can grab eyeballs as soon as you set your eyes on them:
The Greek Islands come in a cluster of about 2000 islands that form some of the most picturesque and enchanting beauties of the world. Harbors, volcanoes, ports, ruins and beaches form these islands and Santorini Island is one of the most famous and one of the best places to be at when in Greece. With an old-world charm on its twisted cobblestoned streets, with pristine blue beaches matching with the blue sky above and contrasted with whitewashed houses with blue dome structures along the beaches. The archipelago’s capital city, Rhodes is known for its historical significance but mostly for the gorgeous beaches that offer an environ of serenity and calm. Santorini Island is a part of the Cyclades island in the Aegean Sea where the house doors are bright blue in color and the waters are as riveting as they look pure and untouched. Several black sand beaches and volcanic sands dot the island along with provincial villages like Oia where sunsets are unforgettable.
Activities: Snorkelling, Scuba Diving